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Car catches fire near Vinton War Memorial

Published On: May 31 2013 08:50:57 PM EDT   Updated On: Jun 01 2013 05:49:19 PM EDT
Car catches fire near Vinton War Memorial

UPDATE: Saturday 3:00 a.m.

We now know what caused a car fire in Vinton.

The fire happened at the intersection of Pine and Washington Avenues in Vinton.  

Firefighters say the truck lost power.

They say when the driver went to start it up again, it caught fire.

No one was hurt.


Dispatchers say a car caught fire in a parking lot across from the Vinton War Memorial Friday night around 11:30.

The fire is out now.

It's not clear what started the fire.

This is a developing story.